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What Is The Risk Of Getting Cancer From Hpv

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Risk of HPV cancers

Hi,I am HIV+ and have a CD4 count just come up to 400 at last test - I started Atripla 2 months ago after it had dropped to 220. I tested positive in Oct 2006. My long term partner has been diagnosed with squamous cell ca larynx of HPV16 origin. It...
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
...range of HPV infections in genital area. HPV vaccine may be of some benefit and is under study. For most patients HPV related cancers progress slowly and have variable clinical course so studies are challenging to conduct since need long term... Read more »

HIV ANAL WART (Human Papillomavirus (HPV))

HIi have just been told by my doc i have an anal wart, im realley scared about HIV and i always use... Read more »

re:hpv (HPV) (Human papillomavirus )

I have been diagnoses with high risk hpv. I am very alarmed about this. I have read the causes... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

AIDS Patients at Increased Risk for HPV-Related Cancers

... People with AIDS have a statistically significant higher risk of human papillomavirus (HPV)-associated cancers, with risks increasing along with immunosuppression, according to a new study. Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Infection With Multiple HPV Types Ups Cancer Risk

... Women infected with more than one type of human papillomavirus (HPV) may be at particularly high risk of developing precancerous changes in the cervix, according to a new study. More than 100 types of HPV exist, some of which cause Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Smoking Ups Cervical Cancer Risk in Women with HPV

...Women with human papillomavirus (HPV) infection who smoke have a significantly increased risk of developing cervical cancer compared with HPV-infected women who do not smoke, according to a report in the Journal of the National Read more »
The Center for AIDS

The Human Papillomavirus (HPV): Lost in Space

...cervix. 3 Once the abnormal cells break through into the cervical tissue, the cancer is considered to be invasive. The highest risk of invasive cervical cancer occurs sooner than most other types of adult cancer, reaching a plateau from about... Read more »
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A bit nervous

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...Pap done, but I just never got around to making the appointment. For 6 years. I just never realized just how much I was at risk for Cervical Cancer. Every woman with HIV and HPV is. High Risk. You can bet I won't miss another Pap Smear again... Read more »

KS worry

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply to clarify my previous post. If a woman with HIV contained KS and were to perform fellatio on you, is there an increased risk of transmission? Are lesions usually pin-point sized or do they vary? I`m very worried and I`m sorry if it seems an... Read more »


Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
...Can someone please help me...i'am confused about some things today i got a letter from my gyn saying i tested positive for HPV...i'am 37 years old and have been married for 12 years..and we both have been faithful to one daughter... Read more »

How bad is pre-cum?

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...stupidly had unprotected sex. After the relationship ended I went in for my annual pap smear and found out that I had "High-Risk" HPV meaning I didn't have the warts, I had the strain that could cause cervial cancer. I went back in for a follow... Read more »